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Issue 1080

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Diazpora: Islands

Legere Recordings forge ahead with funk once more in the guise of veteran band, Diazpora and as they say 'the funk does not stand still, it's on a constant journey...

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TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND : LIVE FROM THE FOX OAKLAND

Described as the best Rock n Soul band in the world by Robert Elms I for one, tend to agree with him having witnessed their raw visceral power last year live...

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The Manhattans : I Kinda Missed You The Anthology 1973-1987

Fans of The Chi lites, Barry White,The Stylistics etc are going to love this choice retrospective,full of stirring string crescendos,fine harmonies and hefty arrangements

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Graham Central Station : Three Original Classic Funk Albums

Larry Graham, formerly of Sly and the Family Stone and the inventor of slap bass needs no introduction and funk afficionados and hopefully newcomers too, are going to be thrilled with this excellent release.

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Archie Drell & The Drells : Let's Groove

Dance floor dons and longtime Gamble & Huff associates get their retrospective career documented on this excellent 2cd corker!

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Chip Wickham : La Sombra

Manchester's Chip Wickham releases a jazz roots blinder that has a real classic edge to it - full of verve and taste.

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Win a pair of tickets to every show at London Blues Week @bluesandsoul.com

Win a pair of tickets to every show at London Blues Week

One lucky B&S reader, care of promoter/event organiser A.G.M.P., will get the chance to take a friend to up to 6 Blues shows taking place at 100 Club, London, from the 16th - 21st of January...

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Chris Rand : Gathering

The erudite sax solos of Rand, a true musician’s musician, really come into force listening to him play on this cracking debut jazz cd.

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Win a guitar signed by Melissa Etheridge at bluesandsoul.com

Win a guitar signed by Melissa Etheridge

To celebrate release of “MEmphis Rock and Soul”, we have a special prize for one lucky B&S reader to win, a guitar personally signed by Blues icon, Melissa Etheridge...

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Doyle Bramhall II: Rich Man (Concord Records)

Doyle Bramhall II is a mighty presence on today’s music radar and across many genres; deserving to be mentioned in the same breath as Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix for creativity. Career defining just doesn’t cover it!

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